Matrix is a custom fieldtype created by Pixel & Tonic to allow rows of data (or "matrixes") within a single entry.

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Advanced conditionals: {if field1:total_rows == 0 && field2:total_rows == 0} always return TRUE

I have tried many different variations: {if field1:total_rows == 0 && field2:total_rows == 0} No rows {/if} {if field1:total_rows == 0 AND field2:total_rows == 0} No rows {/if} {if ...
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The Add Row Button adds Two Rows when Channel Forms has Two Matrix Fields in the Same Template

I have a problem similar to When multiple channel forms present each containing a matrix, the add row button adds multiple rows EE V2.8.1 Matrix V2.5.10 The two forms are separated by conditionals - ...
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Conditional Examination of Dates within a Matrix Field

We are utilizing a Matrix field to list information by date (each day has it's own row - first column being "date". We want only today's row to be displayed (similar to a calendar). HOWEVER, if an ...
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How do I display matrix fields inside of a relationship field (channel entry)?

Anybody have an answer? I am trying to do this in EE 2.6, but the matrix fields don't display. I have a channel (fruit) with a relationship field to another channel. That channel (kinds) has a matrix ...
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Matrix Total Rows Column Search Conditional

So I have this conditional that works properly for entries with matrix rows: {if {tech_documents:total_rows search:doc_thumb="IS_EMPTY"} > 0} ... {if:else} ... {/if} However, entries ...
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Matrix date field error - 'Undefined index' at line 735 in file libraries/Localize.php for ADMIN panel

After adding date field to matrix field type getting following error in ADMIN panel: A PHP Error was encountered Severity: Notice Message: Undefined index: Europe/London Filename: ...
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Matrix / Low Variables Database Error

I am getting the following Database error, which prevents me from even accessing the low variables module screen... Low Variables - 2.5.0 Matrix - 2.6 A Database Error Occurred Error Number: 1054 ...
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Playa link with matrix field is not working

I am using playa with in matrix field type and want to get the url of playa link. For eg:- I have created Channel (named as XYZ) and following fields as below : a) gallery_name : text b) gallery ...
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matrix via channel_fields api?

I'm using the channel_field api. I want to create a matrix field and apply the cell info to that field. I can't find any documentation to do that. I'm googling about, but if anyone has done this ...
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PHP errors relating to matrix on channel form submission

EE 2.9.0 Matrix 2.6 I have a template with a channel form in it, nothing else (I've stripped it down for testing). {exp:channel:form channel="test_channel_form" return="test-return" } ...
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Matrix with Playa within Playa

My head is spinning from this. I've got a Matrix field that contains a Playa field. The entries from that Playa field contain another Playa field that we need to get its title value from. I'm not sure ...
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Insert a drop down inside Nolan

Nolan is working fine, but it is possible to insert a drop down inside a cell, as the Field Pack dropdown inside a Matrix cell?
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Matrix fields within Zoo Visitor

At the moment I just want to display some data stored in a matrix field in the Zoo Visitor channel, but no data is shown. I am able to update native member data via Zoo Visitor. My code at the moment ...
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DataGrab Import DB Error (Error Number: 1118 Row size too large)

ExpressionEngine 2.8.1 DataGrab 1.8.0 Matrix 2.6 So I have a seemingly small (but maybe large) import using DataGrab to text input, text area, and matrix field types. XML Example: ...
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Matrix: Not able to add more than 50 rows

I am using EE v2.5.5 and Matrix v2.5.3. In Matrix, I'm able to add up to 50 rows without problems. When I add more than 50 rows and click the Submit button, I am returned to the entry edit form ...
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Two playa levels deep and need to come up a playa mid loop

I have a channel with a playa entry within that playa I call a matrix and a playa level i need to come back up a level within the matrix/playa loop. Can any one help me with the correct syntax? ...
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Tabs and a playa inside a matrix with var=prefix

I did make an earlier post simliar but I have solved some of the issues mostly by rebuilding the tabs from a strait Zurb mark up. It all works fine until I put my EE code in there and it stacks the ...
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Matrix/Playa saving issue

Have a problem with using Playa as a field within a Matrix field where the selected entry is not being saved. Oldish version of EE (2.4) but should be supported. Entry appears to save okay but when ...
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Embeding a playa in matrix using tabs

I am trying to build tabs using a matrix with a playa inside of it my basic code looks something like this. I did something like this inside before and works. does anyopne know what I am missing? ...
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Using Related Entries for Modular Content Entry

Does any one know if there's a way to use data from other entries for modular content entry? Meaning a user is presented with a Matrix-like field and they add a row and select WYGWAM to begin typing. ...
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Display channel entries by conditional matrix value in a table

I have a channel of "courses", each with a schedule built with Matrix {schedule} consisting of {location}, {week} and {tod}. I want to output the schedule in a table by {week} & {tod} like below: ...
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PHP 5.4 upgrade broke matrix 2.4.1 9 (EE 2.5.4)

I have recently been asked to look at an EE-based site which is currently broken. The issue is that where matrix fields occur in the template, it appears they are not parsed and instead are just ...
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How to setup a custom field (safecracker file-image) on frontend without using {field:fieldname}

I am using matrix and safecracker to let the user submit some data(entries). I have one field called 'offers'. I setup this 'offers' matrix field to accept 3 texts and 1 image file (safecracker ...
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Building slider with Low Variables, Matrix and playa

I am not figuring this one out. It's my first time trying to combine Low Variables, Matrix, and playa. I have a slider on the homepage that is populated with Low Variables. Within LV I used Matrix to ...
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playa in a matrix inside a playa

so I am trying to call a Playa (m_p_discipline) inside a Matrix (discipline_3rd_order) inside Playa (thirdorder) inside of channel:entry. I am using var=prefix to get this far. The results of my code ...
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Group Grid entries by custom field

I have a grid field like this: File - Text field - Relationship field Where the file is a document, the text field is the title and the relationship field is the argument. I would like to output ...
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exp_channel_data matrix field contains YTowOnt9

EE 2.6.1, Matrix 2.5.10, Structure 3.3.13, Wygwam 3.2.2 Matrix field data outputs on the frontend, but matrix rows disappear when editing a specific entry. The matrix data still appears on the ...
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Updating Matrix Safecracker Cell type to File Cell Type

I'm doing a major update on a site -- EE v2.1.3 to v2.8.1 I have a Matrix field that's using the safecracker cell type and I'm wondering what's the best to handle this. Pre-update the channel form ...
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Nivo slider matrix photoframe

<div id="slider" class="nivoSlider"> {exp:channel:entries channel="properties" dynamic="no" limit="10" ...
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Assets in a Matrix can't select files from a subfolder

EDIT: Nevermind - case of outdated indexes. Could really use a warning when this happens though... EE 2.8.1, Assets 2.3.1, Matrix 2.5.10 I've got a Matrix field with an Assets column, which is ...
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Strict Standards: Declaration of Matrix_ft::post_save() should be compatible with EE_Fieldtype::post_save($data)

I have an online shop which uses CT and offsite payment processing. Upon returning to the store after a successfull (test)purchase I recieve those errors: Strict Standards: Declaration of ...
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Matrix lossing Assets type data

I have a matrix field with an assets column that it is loosing its data when editing the entry. It saves fine the first time, but upon returning to edit, the file reference it no longer in the ...
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Multiple custom matrix field in channel form issue

Working with Channel form, I have encountered some problems when working with multiple Matrix fields in a single edit form. [EE v2.7.3 and Matrix 2.5.10] When I work with "native" channel form ...
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Solspace Super Serach Matrix Date Range

I need to implement the following search on my ee site I have a matrix field with the following columns start date end date For example, I have an entry with 2 rows in my matrix column where the ...
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matrix - no rows exist please add one

Is is possible to change this message so it is more user friendly? I would like to do it per-field rather than globally.
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Best content management approach to multi page articles in ExpressionEngine

We're working on a site where we need to present a multi page article within the front end of the site. Currently this is composed of a number of entries which are set as 'Structure Entries' inside a ...
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Matrix problem by double slash

EE 2.4.0 Matrix 2.2.4 I've got a big problem with expression and a matrix field. Matrix field: - celtype: text - formating: none - content: all The field is for a facebook address. And one way or an ...
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If statements using OR and Matrix fields

I have a Matrix field that includes three options. The aim is to output a <select> element if one or more of these options is selected. (These fields are Pixel & Tonic Field Pack ...
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Create a perfect table using Matrix?

Is it possible to create a perfect table so i can add as many cells and rows as i want? Any help will be much appreciated, expression engine version 2.7.3 and latest matrix. Thanks, Wes.
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Multiple Playa fields in Channel Form not updating

I am using {exp:zoo_visitor:update_form> on a rather large Profile page for members to update their details. It seems that you can only update one playa field at the time - I have experimented ...
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Matrix tag not working after 2.8.1 upg

Before 2.8.1 upg i had {if my_matrix_field:total_rows >= 2} but now i have to remove these so my page loads. All EE and add-ons are current thanks Milke2
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Matrix Date Field Problem

I set up a brand new EE install of v2.8.1 along with the latest and greatest Matrix v2.5.10. I added a Date Column Type to my matrix field and when I go to edit or publish an entry, when clicking the ...
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Wygwam not showing or loading in Channel Entry

Upgraded our EE install to 2.8.1, installed Matrix plugin and also upgraded an older version from Wygwam to the latest version, but Wygwam isn't showing in the Matrix publish field. Any ideas or ...
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Images disappear from entry

I've just been contacted by a client who is finding that images are missing from a file field when an already published entry is reopened. Does anyone have an idea why this could be happening? Edit: ...
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Matrix search parameter with multiple operator conditions

I have some values in a Matrix column and I'd like to search a range of those values. I can do that with a conditional, but it'd be nice to use the "search:matrix_column_name='this'" parameter. The ...
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Is it possible to return matrix row/column content from a third-party search plugin?

I'm trying to brainstorm the best way to setup a product search functionality on a site in development. I thought maybe I would have one entry per product, then each variation of that product would be ...
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Trouble with Conditional inside Matrix Field

I'm trying to setup a conditional to only show the Start Date when the Start Date and End Date match, but I can't get it to work in Matrix and I can't find a similar question anywhere. Here's what I ...
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Matrix does not working with ExpressionEngine v2.8.1

I'm using Matrix with EE 2.8.1, but its not working, its gives error "Fatal error: Class 'EE_Fieldtype' not found in /web/content/system/expressionengine/third_party/matrix/ft.matrix.php on line 14" ...
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Channel Form Matrix File Upload

ExpressionEngine 2.8.1 Matrix 2.5.10 I'm using Channel Form to allow users to update their own entries on our website. I'm using a Matrix field to allow them to upload documents (mostly PDFs). When ...
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Get images from channel:images, from a playa field that is within a matrix

I make use of a playa field of people with images of their faces in the channel:images. Now I have created a matrix that has their names and their face images in the next column. Code: ...